October 13, 2023

2023: The Year of the Strike

by The Journal

Americans are walking off the job at a rate not seen in years. The U.S. has lost seven million workdays to walkouts so far this year. WSJ’s David Harrison on the factors that are making this year one of the best in recent memory to strike. 

Further Listening:

-‘We’ll Strike All Three’: The UAW’s Historic Walkout 

-Meet the Man Who Has Detroit on Edge 

-The Case of the Hollywood Shutdown 

Further Reading:

-UAW Joins Wave of Union Strikes Looking for Big Wins 

Where to Listen